Questions about game controllers (which, unlike the more generic peripherals, are used to control games).

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Guitar Hero Aerosmith PC not working with GH World Tour PC bundle guitar

I have Guitar Hero Aerosmith that works well with the keyboard, but not with my wireless guitar that came with a Guitar Hero World Tour PC bundle. It works well with Guitar Hero 3 and Guitar Hero ...
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How to advance time in Dragon Age Inquisition tac cam for PC?

I looked into many guides and videos about the tactical camera in dragon age inquisition. Often the "advance time" function is mentioned, and in videos where a game pad controller is used, there is a ...
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Wireless Xbox 360 controller for PC receiver does not automatically turn on after startup

I have Windows 8.1 Pro x64 and have the latest Xbox 360 Accessories 1.2 driver installed. Whenever I boot up my desktop while the receiver is plugged in, the light does not come on, which I'm assuming ...
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My Xinput controller now has left and right trigger mapped to the same axis when it wasn't before I formatted? Windows 10

So the problem is, I'm using an Xinput compatible controller; Logitech F310. I formatted my PC recently but I was already running Windows 10. I just did a fresh re-install and now, my controller's ...
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How can I stop getting BSoDs when using MotionInJoy?

I've been using MotionInJoy for quite a while in order to use my PS3's controller as a gamepad, but have never been able to overcome a very serious issue I'm having with this setup. I never shut my ...
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PC Compatibility of MadCatz Rock Band 3 Wireless Pro-Drum and Pro-Cymbals Kit for Xbox 360

I would like to ask if there is anyone who tested Xbox 360 Rock Band 3 Pro Drums in a PC? I'm planning to buy one. Although I like Guitar Hero and Rock Band, I plan to use it in a Drummania-like (...
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Is there a difference between Nintendo 64 controllers used on PAL and NTSC systems?

Is it possible to use the controllers from an NTSC (Japanese / US) Nintendo 64 system on a PAL (EUR) system? Are they the same item or is there a difference?
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PDP Afterglow controller for xb1 mic issue

So I got one of these controllers back in December (2015) and have had no issues until now. The usb cable it came with was garbage, would always disconnect when moved the wrong way, which if you game ...
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F710 lost my nano reciever, can I connect with bluetooth dongle as alternative?

Hi my problem is exactly as the title says, Im planning to buy a bluetooth(4.0) dongle so I could use my Logitech F710-Gamepad again. But to play it safe, I need to know first if it would realy work ...
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How to change Dark Souls tutorial and controls to a keyboard

I recently got Dark Souls for the PC on Steam, and the tutorial and all the control reminders are only for an Xbox 360 controller. Is there any way to change this so I can learn the game for keyboard?
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Why does my controller stop working in GTA V after opening Steam overlay?

I have GTA V for PC, bought through Steam. I play with an Xbox 360 controller. When I'm playing the game, if at any point I or the game opens a Steam overlay (be it the text input or the regular ...
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How to hold Gamepad FIFA 15

I have been playing FIFA series since Fifa98 and have been using Keyboard all the time to play. Now I feel I should add some flair to my gameplay with skills for which I think the best option is to ...
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Is Minecraft (PC) Controller-Friendly?

Am I able to use a controller to play the PC version of Minecraft? If so, can I just plug it in and play or do I have to do something else before being able use one?
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Can you play in Minecraft Xbox one with a Xbox 360 Controller? [duplicate]

Me and my friend want to have a split screen thing in Minecraft but he has a Xbox 360 controller and we are playing in Xbox one. Can you play in Minecraft Xbox One with a Xbox 360 controller?
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Trying to connect a PS 3 controller to OS X El Capitan

I have a PS3 controller I want to connect to my MacBook. And when I open my Bluetooth settings, it shows I have successfully connected the controller. However when I try to use any software that maps ...
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Issue with the PS button on Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock guitar controller

I have an issue with the Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock PlayStation 3 guitar controller I bought a few weeks ago. The controller seems to register the PS home button as if I'm holding it down, even ...
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Locking the mouse cursor to an Xbox 360 controller, on OS X

Is there any way to lock the mouse cursor to an analog stick, on a regular Xbox 360 controller, in OS X? Basically, I want the mouse cursor to move with the analog, but also conform to its ...
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Afterglow Prismatic Controller Xbox One Reset?

So I got an Xbox One afterglow prismatic controller and I accidentally mapped the control sticks and can't remap them. Anyone know how to reset the controller?
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How can I use my gamepad trackball with Crysis 2 and Xpadder?

I've recently installed Crysis 2 in my PC (Win7 x64bit). I wanted to use my joystick (a gamepad like the ones for the PlayStation) with the game. So I've installed Xpadder to make the joystick ...
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Why does my Xbox One Controller stop responding while playing games on Windows 10?

So I started playing Final Fantasy XIII - 2 via Steam the other day using my Xbox One controller and I noticed that whenever the game showed a prompt (i.e save game, play tutorial, anything in the ...
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Getting 3 or 4 players working in Rayman Origins with non-360 (XINput) controllers

After a large amount of work, I still can't get more than 2 players working in Rayman Origins. I have 2 official xbox 360 controllers which work, but I cannot get any of my other controllers working ...
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PS3 Controller Connects/Disconnects Constantly

I've been using MotionInJoy's DS3 tool to use my PS3 controllers to play games on my computer (specifically emulators like VBA, since Mother 3 can not be played legitimately in the US). It has worked ...
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Can I rocket jump with a controller on pc?

I often see soldiers flying by overhead to get to the control points quicker. Sometimes I have seen Demomen (though this is really no hard task with Demoman) and sometimes even engineers doing this ...
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Can you charge the PS3 wireless controller over regular USB?

I normally charge the PS3 controller by connecting it to the PS3 while its idling, but I guess it's much easier to charge it through my PCs USB port. Would this work?
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How can I get my Logitech Dual Action gamepad to work with DuckTales Remastered?

My Logitech Dual Action gamepad is detected by Steam and the Logitech setup utility, but it does not work at all with DuckTales Remastered. Others are having the same issues with the same gamepad as ...
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CounterStrike: GO - Xbox 360 controller not moving

I enabled the controller in the settings but I am unable to move in-game using the control sticks. This controller works with most other games that have controller support on steam.
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Is this Dualshock 2 controller bootleg?

A few days ago I bought a Dualshock 2 controller and some PS2 games at a thrift store. The controller was really cheap, $1.99, but the cases were separating from each other. It looked like an easy ...
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Can I sync a Guitar Hero World Tour controller dongle with a Guitar Hero 3 guitar?

So, I was curious, can I sync this controller dongle (that little thing, not the guitar itself): with this guitar? . I want to play Frets on Fire with this guitar on the PC with this set but I ...
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Can I use my smartphone as a controller for XBox One?

Left my controller in different state, won't have money for a new one and the controller won't be back. I tried smartglass but can't use that unless my XBox is connected to same Wi-Fi.
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Does Terraria have controller compatibility?

I have Terraria via Steam and I usually play with a keyboard and mouse. I'd like to play with my Xbox controller but I can't find a joystick option. So can you use a controller for PC Terraria? Thank ...
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How do I fix ghost inputs on certain games from HID controllers?

This is a pretty technical question, so I apologize in advance for any long-windedness. I'm using a Wii U Pro Controller, connected to my PC via Bluetooth, in conjunction with a program called ...
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How do I connect a wireless Xbox 360 controller to my Android phone?

I have: Samsung Galaxy S6 Wireless Xbox 360 Controller USB Wireless Adapter for Xbox 360 Controller (Works for Windows/Linux) USB OTG Cable (Allows me to plug USB into Android) I am able to plug ...
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Target lock/release on XBox 360 controller

I just started playing Dark Souls 3 on PC. I get it's meant to be played on gamepad, so I grabbed my X360. But I can't figure out which button is used for target lock/release. It says R, with an ...
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Elite: Dangerous detects my wireless Xbox 360 controller as both that and an additional joystick at the same time, how to avoid this?

More often than not when I start up the game my Custom controls bindings are gone from the menu. I've read that if the custom controls contains bindings relying on equipment not currently present ...
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Is it possible to connect a Gravis Eliminator Aftershock to Windows 10?

Is it possible to connect a Gravis Eliminator Aftershock to Windows 10? I have been looking all over for drivers but can't find anything at all.
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What controllers can you use on Minecraft for Wii-U

On Minecraft for the Wii-U I have heard you cannot use the Wii remote or nun-chuck, is this true? What are the controllers you can use?
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Xbox 360 Wireless Controller Won't sync under Mac

I have a genuine Xbox 360 wireless controller and a gaming receiver. I have downloaded the latest driver from Tattiebogle.net and installed successfully. I have MacOSX Lion installed and under System ...
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How many controllers can connect to a PS2?

Some people say two, some say eight (by using Multitaps). What is the maximum number of controllers that can be connected to a PS2?
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Can I skip the launcher on Skyrim?

I am executing Skyrim through Steam Big Picture with the controller but when I select Play on Big Picture, the launcher of the game appears and I have to use the mouse to start to play. This is very ...
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What are the default CS:GO Controller controls in the XBox?

I want to play CS:GO with a controller and my trusty program that will help my dreams come true (aka. Controller Emulators) and I want to know the default CS:GO controller controls in the Xbox. Is it ...
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How do I identify which controller is which DirectInput device?

I have a large number of different types of game controllers hooked up by USB to my PC, which is powering a MAME/arcade cabinet. Problem I'm having is that whenever I go to define my controls in ...
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PS4 Controller not connecting, won't reset

So I was playing my PS4 two days ago, and then packed it up with two controllers that were both connected to this PS4. I got to where I was going, and now the controllers won't connect. They show ...
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PS3 controller won't connect [duplicate]

My PS3 controller won't connect to my PS3 with the USB cable. The lights show, but it won't function. I've tried everything I can think of. It blinks as if it's charging, but won't sync to my system.
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Do PlayStation 2 controllers support USB connections?

Does the classic PlayStation 2 controller support a USB standard? I.E., can I cut the cable and solder a USB connector to it?
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Why does my Xbox 360 controller take minutes to connect?

I bought a controller with the Transforming D-Pad some time ago, and I love it. However, this controller has a growing problem, it takes minutes (around 2-3 minutes at least) to pair with the 360. If ...
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Issues with a generic gamepad on Mac

I'm having issues with a generic gamepad (Xeox pro analog gamepad) which I bought to play Hyper Light Drifter on my Mac. The gamepad and all buttons get recognized on my OSX. But in the game, the ...
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Dark Souls 3 xBox One Controller not working on PC [duplicate]

I have been trying to play Dark Souls 3 with an XBox One Wired Controller. The game is not recognizing the controller at all. I have tested the controller with Dark souls 2 and it works fine. I ...
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When using my PS3 controller as a gamepad, how can I turn it off properly?

I've been using my PS3 controller as a gamepad quite a bit recently. I'm using MotioninJoy's DS3 tool, with the controller connected with a USB cable to the desktop. Everything is working great, ...